Left lung

Known as: Lung, Left, Pulmo sinister, left lungs 
The 2-lobed lung located on the left side of the body.
National Institutes of Health

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
Review
2009
Review
2009
When switching from two-lung to one-lung ventilation (OLV), shunt fraction increases, oxygenation is impaired, and hypoxemia may… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND The inhibition of cellular metabolism induced by hypothermia obviates the possibility of substantial reparative… (More)
  • figure 2
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To assess the value of antenatally determined observed to expected fetal lung area to head circumference ratio (LHR) in… (More)
  • figure 1
  • table 1
  • figure 2
  • table 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE This article describes an ex vivo method to recondition and transplant rejected donor lungs. DESCRIPTION A 19-year-old… (More)
  • table 1
  • table 2
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Radiotherapy for early breast cancer can decrease breast cancer mortality but increase other mortality, mainly from… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Successful lung transplantation has been limited by the high incidence of acute graft rejection. There is mounting evidence that… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
To determine the possible contribution of apoptosis in the pathogenesis of acute lung injury (ALI), we investigated Fas antigen… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
In rats, we characterized the mediators of lung reperfusion injury after ischemia. Animals underwent left lung ischemia. After 90… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We investigated the structural changes in the left lung of five adult male foxhounds 5 mo (n = 2) or 16 mo (n = 3) after right… (More)
Is this relevant?
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
We studied the effects of alterations in lung fluid volume on growth and maturation of the fetal lung. In a chronic fetal sheep… (More)
Is this relevant?